The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 125 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 35 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.10% 0.96% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.22% 8.77% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 35
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
426 365 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.38% 10.97% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 282 244 309
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,925 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +21 18 £37,500 +6.38% 3
Edinburgh -14 5 £31,500 -5.97% 1
Stirling - 4 £45,000 -
Fife - 3 £47,500 -
Renfrewshire -6 1 £34,000 +13.33%
Glasgow -6 1 £31,500 +9.56%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £27,500 - 2
Highlands - 1 £20,000 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 58 (84.06%) Windows
2 35 (50.72%) DNS
3 29 (42.03%) VMware
4 28 (40.58%) Cisco
5 27 (39.13%) MS Excel
6 24 (34.78%) Firewall
7 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (30.43%) Service Delivery
10 20 (28.99%) SLA
10 20 (28.99%) Windows XP
11 19 (27.54%) VPN
12 18 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (24.64%) MS Exchange
14 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
14 16 (23.19%) CCNA
15 15 (21.74%) Linux
15 15 (21.74%) IIS
16 13 (18.84%) DHCP
17 12 (17.39%) Windows 7
17 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (15.94%) LAN
18 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (15.94%) Internet
18 11 (15.94%) Finance
19 10 (14.49%) Juniper
19 10 (14.49%) WAN
19 10 (14.49%) VLAN
20 9 (13.04%) Video Conferencing

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (24.64%) MS Exchange
2 15 (21.74%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.35%) Apache
4 3 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Lync
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 4 (5.80%) IaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.72%) DNS
2 24 (34.78%) Firewall
3 19 (27.54%) VPN
4 13 (18.84%) DHCP
5 11 (15.94%) LAN
5 11 (15.94%) Internet
6 10 (14.49%) WAN
6 10 (14.49%) VLAN
7 8 (11.59%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (11.59%) H.323
8 7 (10.14%) MPLS
8 7 (10.14%) BGP
8 7 (10.14%) Wireless
9 6 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (8.70%) SSH
9 6 (8.70%) SSL
10 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
11 4 (5.80%) NAS
12 3 (4.35%) Asterisk PBX
12 3 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) MySQL
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Games
2 3 (4.35%) Dutch Language
2 3 (4.35%) French Language
2 3 (4.35%) German Language
2 3 (4.35%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Support Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Customer Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Customer Support Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Network Specialist
4 6 (8.70%) IT Support
5 5 (7.25%) Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) ICT Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.35%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) COM
2 2 (2.90%) CSS
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (2.90%) iPhone
4 2 (2.90%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (84.06%) Windows
2 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (28.99%) Windows XP
5 15 (21.74%) Linux
6 12 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.35%) Android
9 3 (4.35%) UNIX
9 3 (4.35%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) Service Delivery
2 8 (11.59%) CRM
2 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
3 7 (10.14%) Network Design
3 7 (10.14%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.70%) Network Management
5 5 (7.25%) ITIL
6 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.80%) Migration
7 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.35%) BCP
7 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Coaching
8 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (23.19%) CCNA
3 8 (11.59%) CCNP
4 5 (7.25%) Degree
5 4 (5.80%) CCDP
6 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 2 (2.90%) MCSE
7 2 (2.90%) MCSA
8 1 (1.45%) HNC
8 1 (1.45%) CCENT
8 1 (1.45%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.99%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.59%) vSphere
4 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 4 (5.80%) Nagios
3 3 (4.35%) Cacti
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) VMware
2 28 (40.58%) Cisco
3 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.49%) Juniper
5 9 (13.04%) Citrix
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle
7 7 (10.14%) HP
7 7 (10.14%) SonicWALL
8 6 (8.70%) Dell
9 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.90%) Twitter
12 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.45%) CommVault
12 1 (1.45%) F5
12 1 (1.45%) Splunk
12 1 (1.45%) Mitel
12 1 (1.45%) Nortel
12 1 (1.45%) Avaya
12 1 (1.45%) SAP
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